Regulatory and Wetlands Policy (Minnesota)

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Place Minnesota

Name Regulatory and Wetlands Policy (Minnesota)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector State/Province

Program Administrator Minnesota Environmental Quality Board
Primary Website

Last Review 2014-09-15


These statutes establish wetlands as a natural resource of public value in the State, and state that it is in the public interest to restore and preserve these wetlands and their biological diversity, as well as to avoid direct or indirect detrimental impacts. Sections 103G.221-237 discuss rules pertaining to the drainage of wetlands and access to public wetlands.

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: Minn. Stat. 103A.201-202
Date Effective 1991
Date Enacted 1990

Authority 2: 103G.221-237
Date Effective 1993-1994